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the Complete Review

The Most Popular Reviews

     The complete review's variation on the traditional bestseller lists ranks the books under review -- and now also the author pages -- according to which reviews and author pages were the most popular during the past month.

     Here are the reviews and author pages that attracted the most interest in May, 2018.

May, 2018

- Reviews -

  1. The Dilemma of a Ghost, Ama Ata Aidoo
  2. Basti, Intizar Husain
  3. Song of Lawino and Song of Ocol, Okot p'Bitek
  4. Decolonising the Mind, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
  5. The Three Mistakes of my Life, Chetan Bhagat
  6. Samskara, U.R.Ananthamurthy
  7. Krishnakanta's Will, Bankim-Chandra Chatterjee
  8. The Gift of a Cow, Premchand
  9. Veronica My Daughter, Ogali Ogali
  10. Five Point Someone, Chetan Bhagat
  11. Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran, Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
  12. River of Fire, Qurratulain Hyder
  13. Bharathipura, U.R.Ananthamurthy
  14. First Person, Richard Flanagan
  15. The Order of the Day, Éric Vuillard

- Author Pages -
(previous ranking in parentheses)

  1. Patrick White (3)
  2. Amélie Nothomb (1)
  3. Murakami Haruki (4)
  4. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o (6)
  5. Mario Vargas Llosa (25)


     Traffic at the complete review was fairly flat in May.
     Very little movement at the top of the list, but some new reviews did crack it this month.

For recent bestseller lists, go to previous lists.
For annual and older lists, see also the 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, , 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 , 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 lists.

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